We will document the incident and provide immediate basic first aid (all staff are trained in first aid). We will notify you and provide our recommendation regarding vet care. If we determine that another dog was partially or wholly at fault, they will be asked to contribute to the cost of any vet care.
Worms are intestinal parasites. The most common are roundworm, whipworm, hookworm, coccidian, and giardia. Heartworm is a different parasite impacting the heart and is much more serious than intestinal parasites.